Monitor Advice

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  1. Aweilding

    Question Broken monitor (two thirds of the screen green)

    I’ve been given a monitor by work for free as it’s broken. The bottom two thirds of it are green, there is a clear green line where it starts then the rest has a tiny. I can see it whe the monitor is on with our any cable in so I know it’s not the PC or cable. The guy using it said it just...
  2. L

    Question In the market for a new monitor. Need advice

    Hello everyone, I am currently in the market for a new monitor. with prime day going on right now I know I have seen a few good deals but I'm still torn about what I should go with. I am on a budget and do not want to spend any more then $250 unless I am getting a huge upgrade by spending lets...
  3. S

    Question Will my computer keep up with my 144Hz 1080p Monitor?

    My build - Ryzen 5 3600 Rtx 2060 SC Ultra 16GB (2x8) 3200Mhz Cl16 Asus ROG Crosshair VII Hero Planning on using Medium-High settings on every game. Thanks for helping if you comment!
  4. J

    Question Monitor not working

    Hi, I have recently bought a second monitor ( LG 25 Inch ultrawide ) and its running using a DisplayPort to HDMI cable and it just won't work on 2560x1080 and the colours are completely different to my first Ultrawide Monitor considering running the same settings in the menu. Can someone help...
  5. A

    Question Not sure about upgrading my monitor

    Hiii, English is not my first language so if you find something bad written don't kill me please... I have already seen some posts about it, but I'm not sure about what to do. I have a 19"720p monitor (max resolution of 1366 x 768) and I want to know if upgrading it to a 24" 1920 x 1080 one...
  6. D

    Question 240hz monitor with low fps

    Hey, So I can get a 240hz monitor, Asus LED ROG STRIX XG258Q or Dell Alienware AW2518HF for the same price as a 144hz monitor, problem is, I got R9-390X, so I cant run most of the games on 240fps (I mainly play Diablo 3, Divinity, LoL OW , The witcher) From what I read it can cause alot of...
  7. Y

    Question How do I fix this visual issue?

    So I have the PG258Q Monitor and so far I have correctly calibrated the picture settings on the xbox TV setup. Also have all of the extra settings like dark mode and adaptive contrast Turned off. When I am in the game of Fortnite moving my Characters model it shows a weird trail almost like...
  8. D

    Question I have a slow reacting pixel section on my monitor

    Hi, I have an Asus VE278H monitor which was working perfectly fine but while moving the house I think I might have damaged the monitor somehow that I have 1/3 part of screen section which is super slow. I am not sure what to call this phenomenon and how to fix them but do you guys have any...
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    Question Alienware Aw2518hf, problems.

    So i basically just got the monitor, i wanted to try out 240hz (replacing my cpu in 1 week to an i7 8700k.)(Gpu:1060 6gb) and its connected via DP. my problem is how do i know for a fact that 240hz is going, the control panel says 1080p 240hz but i cant even go down with the hz if i want, or how...
  10. N

    Question ASUS VG278Q 27" / Ghosting and Screen Tearing (HELP)

    So I purchased this monitor a few months ago and kept wondering why my aim was bad in video games sometimes and why the enemy seemed to disappear and around 5 months after I started realizing that there were major stutters everytime I'd play Rainbow Six Siege. I tried every possible way to lower...
  11. A

    Question Which 350$ monitor?

    Hey. I need a need monitor but I don't know which one to buy. My pc specs: Gtx 1060 3gb, i5 7400, 16gb ram. I need a monitor both for gaming and photoshop. Best with an ips panel. I have around 350 USD, I can go a bit over. I am thinking about https://www.viewsonic.com/us/xg240r.html#specs and...
  12. S

    Question When i turn on my monitor it turns off, and then turns on again

    I'm currently using a MG248QR Asus Monitor with a Gigabyte GTX 1060 3GB Graphics Card and for some reason when i press the power button on my monitor it turns on and shows the (Displayport) signal , and then turns off for like 2 seconds and turns on again, and then it works completely normal...
  13. Ali_uae

    Question Gaming Monitor: 24" / 1080p / 120+hz / under 5ms

    Hi, I need suggestions for a monitor with below specs: 24 inch 1080p 120+hz less than 5ms TN Budget: under $300 Thank you.
  14. CamperJoe18

    Question Need Advice: Single 27", or Dual Setup?

    Right now, I have a single 27", 1080p monitor. In a few months, I will be going to college, and taking my system with me. I think I want a dual monitor setup, because studies show that it can increase productivity (and because I personally enjoy using two monitors at work). My question is this...
  15. S

    Question 27" Triple Monitor Stand or wall mount that works with curved displays

    Hi, I am looking to purchase new monitors that have to meet the following criteria; - $550 or less for all three monitors -27in and 1920x1080 -5ms or less response time -60Hz or more refresh rate -Curved -VESA Mountable And I have found these; For the middle display (Main gaming display)...
  16. T

    Question G sync compatible monitors

    G sync monitors are way to expensive, so are there any freesync monitors that are 100% compatible with nvidia g sync and have no tearing problems.
  17. S

    Question Need help looking for a 1440p 144hz 27" Freesync monitor for my gaming setup

    As the title says I have been looking for a 1440p 144hz 27" Freesync monitor for my setup however I have really been struggling to find one that isnt a ridiculously high price. Could anybody give me some advice or suggestions on what monitor I should look at buying? Should I look at 24"...
  18. Z

    Question Vg270u ASUS 1440p 75hz monitor looks blurry slightly in game and texts and some video. Can't work out why, anyone able to help?

    Hi everyone, I recently bought a new 1440p monitor as thought it was time for an upgrade and was first super happy with my purchase, IPS panel looks miles better than tn and so does 1440! However when I played assassins creed odyssey I noticed slightly certain things were a little blurry, as...
  19. L

    Question Laptop display connected to intergrated graphics and not my dedicated Nvidia

    Hello all - Firstly a TL : DR version of my problem. My Asus Rog GL703GE laptop monitor is connected to the intergrated Intel UHD Graphics 630. The laptops monitor is supposed to run at 120HZ but i can only select 60HZ from the menu (see attached photos). Im thinking the fact that its connected...
  20. C

    Question I need advice on what monitor to get for my new gaming rig.

    I'm building a new PC and the specs consist of a Ryzen 7 2700X and an OC ASUS RTX2070, all I need is a new monitor under the cost of $500 and I needed some advice. I want something with smooth performance maybe a 240HZ and a 1440P, I also heard G-sync is a must have, id like to know what that is...